Raw Cabbage Salad Malfouf

➡️ Looking for authentic MALFOUF salad or Lebanese cabbage salad recipes in 2023? On this webpage, you’ll find out how to make raw cabbage salad with garlic and mint from scratch in 7 days at home.

➡️ My coleslaw recipe enables you to make a Lebanese cabbage slaw or malfouf salad with raw cabbage, fresh mint leaves, and garlic.

➡️ Learn below how to make a malfouf salad from scratch with a yummy and easy raw white cabbage salad recipe with garlic and mint in Lebanese style!

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How to Make Lebanese Cabbage Salad Malfouf from Scratch

What ingredients do you need to make raw cabbage salad?

Sweet Cabbage Heads

1) 1 kg/35 oz of fresh white cabbage
2) salt and ground black pepper
3) a few garlic cloves to taste
4) fresh juice from a lemon
5) some olive oil
6) fresh parsley leaves to taste
7) fresh mint leaves to taste

How to make Lebanese cabbage salad from scratch?

Raw Cabbage Salad Malfouf

1) shred or finely wedge cabbage with a knife
2) sprinkle abundant salt over cabbage wedges and wait 30-60 minutes for the salt to extract water from shredded cabbage (if you like crunchy texture, just skip this step)
3) squeeze salty water from soaked cabbage
4) crush or very finely chop garlic cloves, then add them over cabbage
5) pour over cabbage lemon juice and olive oil, then season salad with black pepper to taste
6) combine ingredients very well
7) chop aromatic herbs and place them over the salad, then mix ingredients again

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Final Notes for the Raw Cabbage Salad Recipe Malfouf

➡️ White cabbage is one of the most used vegetables for salad recipes. Cabbage is used for salad both raw and pickled. Raw cabbage salad recipes are very popular throughout the world. As a result, there are available lots of cabbage slaw recipes with different ingredients depending on regional culinary heritage.

➡️ Raw cabbage slaw with garlic and mint is based on a Lebanese cabbage salad recipe named malfouf salad. It’s very popular in this country and other Middle Eastern countries.

➡️ When preparing my recipe, if you want to get a crunchy texture for your Middle-eastern salad, skip the steps with salt and squeezing (2-3), but shred or wedge cabbage into very thin strips.

➡️ Lebanese cabbage slaw is made traditionally with white cabbage, but you can prepare it with red cabbage as well.

➡️ You can serve fresh cabbage slaw plain or along with different main dishes with or without meat such as schnitzel, roast, grilled meat, and so on. In addition, on very hot days, you can eat malfouf salad plain, it will give you enough energy and a very refreshing sensation.

➡️ Enjoy making raw cabbage salad Malfouf from scratch! For additional info, read more on malfouf salad!

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